• Family resource centres make a big difference all across Winnipeg.

    "When families live in difficult situations,

    there are things our community can do to help."
  • "Life is never easy for anybody,

    but I open that door and I have a sense of home." It's where Dawn finds her community.
  • "It's a larger poverty to see no possibility."

    Mary finds a new path and lifts the shadow of poverty.

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A vision for Winnipeg: what we heard at the Red Tables.

What do Winnipeggers want? What does our community need? Where do we have the greatest opportunity to move forward and make a real difference? Find out Winnipegger’s vision, revealed in the Red Table Dinner: What We Heard report. (PDF) The path to a more … Continue reading

Great-West Life’s volunteer marathon!

About 80 Great-West Life employees show they care as part of the company’s national Day of Caring Project Drive. Over the past two weeks purple-shirted employees from Great-West Life in Winnipeg gave their time and energy to make Winnipeg better through 10 back-to-back … Continue reading

Useful Trivia: Trivia Night is fun!

GenNext raised $600 for a better Winnipeg and got a whole lot (well, a little bit) smarter at the 2nd Sunday-evening trivia night. The GenNext Pub Quiz Trivia Night 2 brought about 60 brainiacs out to Le Garage Café on October … Continue reading

AANDC – Delicious and generous.

Blueberry pancakes – a kickoff classic! Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC) kicked off their United Way Government of Canada Workplace Charitable Campaign on Wednesday with a delicious blueberry pancake breakfast and a great United Way speaker. United Way’s … Continue reading

PCL celebrates 50 years!

PCL and United Way share the value of community-building—and a 50th birthday! PCL celebrated its 50th anniversary in Winnipeg on Thursday with more than 100 friends and family in the Millennium Centre’s Celebration Hall. The beautifully constructed hall in the … Continue reading

A good community breakfast sees more kids actually going to school.

United Way campaign breakfast helps feed family resource centre kids About 200 caring friends of United Way ate a simple “Breakfast Club” breakfast at the Manitoba Children’s Museum on Friday and helped put food into kids’ tummies before they go … Continue reading